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December 1, 2023 44 mins

Rosh is founder of the brilliant jewellery company Alighieri. We discuss her life story through the prism of the homes she’s lived in, from humble beginnings in Zambia to the beautifully designed flat she now owns in Clerkenwell. When Rosh moved to London at the age of eight, she was the only person of colour in her school. She tells me how she’s managed to channel this feeling of alienation towards a personal mission of bringing people together, celebrating commonality rather than difference. We talk about the importance of ritual at home and why she likes living on her own. We also discuss her suspicion of the colour green, the joy of negative space and why she imagines herself living in the desert as an old lady. Hope you enjoy it!


This episode was recorded in person at Rosh's London studio.


For more: 


Visit Alighieri

See images of Rosh's own home and Frey House over on The Modern House

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Find out more about Matt Gibberd’s latest book, A Modern Way To Live


Production: Hannah Phillips

Editing and mixing: Oscar Crawford

Graphic Design: Tom Young

Music: Father


This episode is sponsored by Vitsoe.



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